Nottingham Patuxent Riverkeeper Center

Nottingham Patuxent Riverkeeper Center

Visitor’s Center: Patuxent Riverkeeper operates a water trail visitor’s center located at
17412 Nottingham Road, Upper Marlboro, MD, 20772.

The location is handicapped accessible, has a Visitor’s Center store, & rental outfitting for canoe and kayak trips.

The Visitor’s Center generally has hours during the week and on weekend. The main number is 301-276-7913. It is always best to call in advance to verify the availability of boats and to ensure staff is on site.

For kayak rentals you can call toll free: 855-725-2925 or 855-72-Kayak.

You can make a paddling reservation online here.
You can also email us at:

Summer rental hours (May – September)
Monday- Friday: By appointment/reservation
Saturday (usually we launch boats from 9am until 1pm–but still best to call first to verify we are open due to weather, staffing etc)
Sunday (by appointment/reservation)

Ask us about guided tours and outfitting for group trips!

This facility is at mile #37 on the Patuxent Water Trail
Coordinates :  W     32-42-33N     76-42-08W

Paddlers who are members in good standing of Patuxent Riverkeeper pay no launch fees at this location. There is  $5 launch fee for non-members. For more information call (301) 276-7913 or email:


Check out current conditions on our live web cam here!




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